How to Setup Ruby on Rails with Windows?
Requirements: Windows OS (10/8/7), Ruby Installer v2.3 or upper
At first, we need to install Ruby on our system.
- Go to Ruby official site https://rubyinstaller.org/downloads/ then download the version of Ruby, then install it on your specific location.
#=> After installing ruby check the version $ ruby -v ruby 2.3.1p112 # Or somthing like this
- Then download the Development Kit from the same link as above.
- Create a folder which called devkit inside the Ruby folder
- Extract downloaded devkit inside the devkit folder
- Run command inside the devkit folder
#user/Ruby/devkit $ ruby dk.rb init $ ruby dk.rb install
- Run command inside the ruby folder “gem install rails”
Ruby $ gem install rails #=> After installing rails check version $ rails -v Rails 5.0.6
- Create rails project
$ rails new project #=> After created project then below command $ cd project $ bundle install #=> Configure database $ bundle exec rake db:create $ bundle exec rake db:migrate $ rails server => Booting Puma => Rails 5.0.6 application starting in development on http://localhost:3000 => Run `rails server -h` for more startup options *** SIGUSR2 not implemented, signal based restart unavailable! *** SIGUSR1 not implemented, signal based restart unavailable! *** SIGHUP not implemented, signal based logs reopening unavailable! Puma starting in single mode... * Version 3.10.0 (ruby 2.3.1-p112), codename: Russell's Teapot * Min threads: 5, max threads: 5 * Environment: development * Listening on tcp://0.0.0.0:3000 Use Ctrl-C to stop
- Open the browser. Write “localhost:3000” on the address bar and press the Enter key.
That’s all! Enjoy development/programming with Ruby on Rails 🙂